About a mother (2015)

  • Director Dina Velikovskaya
  • Script Dina Velikovskaya
  • Art-director Dina Velikovskaya
  • Producer Liubov Gaydukova
  • Technique drawn
  • Duration 7 min 20 sec
  • Aspect ratio 16:9
  • Language no dialogue
  • Color black & white
  • Audience any
  • Date of completion 2015


A touching story about a mother who has already given to her children so much, that it seems that she just cannot possibly have anything left for herself. Yet life suddenly offers her new opportunities…

Film was shot with the financial support of the Ministry of Culture of Russian Federation.


  • Film was the participant of more than 30 international festivals, including:
  • International Film Festival for Children and Youth Nueva Mirada (Argentina, 2015)
  • World Festival of Animated film Varna (Bulgary, 2015)
  • International Film Festival Curtas Vila do Conde (Portugal, 2015)
  • Festival of Russian Films «Window into Europe» (Russia, 2015)


  • Prize «The Best Animation Film», Lucas International Children’s Film Festival (Germany, 2015)
  • Prize «The Best Animation Film 18+», Giffoni Film Festival (Italy, 2015)

Dina Velikovskaya
Liubov Gaydukova

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